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Rio de Janeiro, BR

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Service Technician, Workshop

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a Smart Marine Ecosystem. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 90% of world trade is carried by sea?

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


Wärtsilä is looking for a Workshop Senior Service Technician to join our Workshop Team in Niterói -Rio de Janeiro - Brazil.

We search for a high potential professional able to lead and drive workshop jobs.

High customer approach, quality, health, safety and environmental skills are required.

As well as ability to develop self and others by transfer technical and behavioral knowledge, with strong knowledge with Wartsila` s 4 Stroke engines.



  • Degree in Mechanical Technician or similar (CFT active).

  • Wartsila 4Stroke Product knowledge (System and solution), for installation operation, maintenance and repair.

  • Experience working in Service delivery.

  • Office package tools (mainly Word and Excel)

  • Necessary eventually travel availability.

  • English is a plus


Your work will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Assist and perform repair and overhaul of engine components in the workshop.

  • Perform routine repairs, being preventive or corrective maintenance, following the manual's procedures to assure the equipment performance, avoiding further problems.

  • Operate electrical, mechanical and pneumatic tools (electrical drillers, hammers, grinders, multipliers, torque meter, welding, and lifting equipment) to perform the necessary maintenances.

  • Operating heating equipment, such as welding torches, ovens and any other necessary.

  • Perform field work and technical assistance, according to manual's instructions, to accomplish the programmed jobs.

  • Help the supervisor in organize and prepare the jobs (work scope, tools, and all necessary material).

  • Keep the work place clean and organized during and after the Maintenances, in order to keep the place in good working conditions.

  • Lead the subcontracted on the WS attendances.

  • Carry out the services at the Workshop, with planning of activities and resources, control of procedures and daily monitoring of the team.

  • Support to the Coordination of the Workshop in the monitoring and development of the team.

  • Guarantee work in accordance to Wärtsilä's internal guidelines and procedures (Quality, Health, Safety and Environment).

  • Perform service reports according to Wärtsilä procedures.


Last application date: 28/01/2022

At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities.

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com.